Origin of the name IZZ-UD-DIN.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name IZZ-UD-DIN.
A variant form of Arabic Izz-al-Din
(q.v.), meaning "glory of the faith."
... Some have related on this
wise, that, when the august Sultan brought the territory of Multan under
his sway in the year 625 H., he conferred upon 'Izz-ud-Din, Kabir
Khan-i-Ayaz, the city and fortress of Multan, with the whole of its
towns, districts, and dependences, and installed him in the government
of that territory,... (Bibliotheca Indica, Raverty, v.78, 1881)